Smithsonian-Hartford West Indies Expedition, 1937 : photographs - Tortuga

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Creator

  • Schmitt, Waldo L. (Waldo Lasalle), 1887-1977
  • Hartford-Smithsonian West Indies Expedition (1937)

Abstract

The photographs document Waldo Schmitt's work during the Smithsonian-Hartford West Indies Expedition, 1937, while in Tortuga. Some images are numbered, have descriptions, and some are duplicates. Subject matter includes candid images of local inhabitants; local vessels; images of coastlines; hillside vegetation; and local residential structures.

Date Range

1937

Start Date

1937

End Date

1937

Access Information

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Topic

Zoology

Place

  • Tortuga, Isla
  • West Indies

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Black-and-white photographs

Accession #

SIA RU007231

Collection name

Waldo L. Schmitt Papers, 1907-1978

Physical Description

20 black-and-white photographs

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 93